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Definition of the noun bathe
What does bathe mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: bathes
- the act of swimming for pleasure or recreation
Definition of the verb bathe
What does bathe mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: bathed | bathing | bathes
- cleanse the entire body
- examples: bathe daily | They bathe | They bathe themselves
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being] [Verb] Marlene dressed [Agent - being] [Verb] [Patient] Celia brushed her hair | Celia brushed the baby's hair | Marlene dressed the baby | Sheila groomed the horse | The hygienist flossed my teeth [Agent - being] [Verb] [Patient, reflexive] Marlene dressed herself
- lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
- more generic words: clean / cleanse = clean one's body or parts thereof, as by washing
- more specific words:
- suffuse or envelope with something
- examples: The room was bathed in sunlight | I was bathed in a cold sweat | veal bathed in a rich creamy sauce
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being] [Verb] [Destination] Jessica sprayed the wall | Leslie staffed the store [Agent - being] [Verb] [Destination] in [Theme] Leigh swaddled the baby in blankets [Agent - being] [Verb] [Destination] with [Theme] Leslie staffed the store with employees [Theme - concrete object] [Verb] [Destination] The employees staffed the store
Verbs of Putting (with the same syntax): adorn, anoint, bandage, bestrew, bind, blanket, block, blot, bombard, carpet, choke, cloak, clog, clutter, coat, contaminate, cover, dam, dapple, deck, decorate, deluge, dirty, disguise, dot, douse, drench, edge, embellish, emblazon, encircle, encrust, endow, enrich, entangle, face, festoon, fill, fleck, flood, frame, garland, garnish, gild, grace, imbue, impregnate, infect, inject, inlay, interlace, interlard, interleave, intersperse, interweave, inundate, lard, lash, line, litter, mask, mottle, ornament, pad, panel, pave, plate, plug, replenish, riddle, ring, ripple, robe, saturate, season, shroud, smother, soak, soil, speckle, splotch, spot, staff, stipple, stop up, stud, suffuse, sully, surround, swaddle, swathe, taint, tile, trim, veil, vein.
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- more generic words: enclose / enfold / envelop / enwrap / wrap = enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering
- swim for pleasure or recreation
Alternative definition of the verb bathe
- [intransitive]To clean oneself by immersion in water or using water; to take a bath, have a bath.
- [intransitive]To immerse oneself, or part of the body, in water for pleasure or refreshment; to swim.
- [transitive]To clean a person by immersion in water or using water; to take a bath, have a bath.
- [transitive]To apply water or other liquid to; to suffuse or cover with liquid.
- [figuratively][context: transitive and intransitive] To cover or surround.
- [intransitive]To sunbathe.
Specialised definition of the verb bathe
Glossary of sports
to swim (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
to wash something such as a wound carefully (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
to have a bath (2008. Dictionary of Leisure, Travel and Tourism. Third edition. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
- region: USA
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for bathe
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And to the Sources of the Rivers Jumna and Ganges by James Baillie Fraser
The spot where we bathe is a mere point of shingle, just under the rock which divides the two streams.
by Lisa M Austin, Dennis Klimchuk
To bathe is an action in middle ...
by H. Russell Searight
BATHE is an acronym for a specific counseling protocol developed for family physicians. The BATHE technique recognizes the time limits of clinical encounters in primary care. To emphasize this, the authors (Stuart and Lieberman) titled the ...
The God Who Lives (2014)
Investigating the Emergence of Life and the Doctrine of God by Adam Pryor
“as a place to bathe” is not an addendum to “the lake” as a brute experience. The lake as a place to bathe is the fundamental unit of the experience and its characteristic aboutness is always simultaneously part of both the noetic acts and ...
by Alan L. Mackay
Ludwig Feuerbach 1804-1872 21 To bathe is the first, though the lowest, of virtues. In the stream of water the fever of selfishness is allayed. Water is the readiest ...
Behavioral Medicine (1999)
A Primary Care Approach by H. Russell Searight
BATHE is an acronym for a brief primary care counseling approach developed by M. R. Stuart and Lieberman ( 1993). The model is intended to be implemented as a series of questions and statements that the provider employs in a specific ...
by Gabriele Stein
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Encyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)
BATHE, Henry De ...
by Cora Linn Daniels, C. M. Stevans
To bathe just at the noon hour is lucky. If, after washing, you wipe your hands on a tablecloth, you will get warts. When you have to get out of bed at midnight to bathe your feet, whether from burning or itching or any other cause, it is a sure sign ...
Lineage — Hugo de Bathe. one of the companionBiu arms of Earl Strongbow, in tho invasion of Ireland, a.d. 1172, obtained extensive grants of manors and lands in the countr of Devon, Dublin, Meatb, Louth, and Drogheda ; and from him ...
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A person who does not bathe, must know it of himself that he is dirty.
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Scrabble value of B3A1T1H4E1
The value of this 5-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine